Henz Family History

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Henz Name Meaning

German: variant of Hentz.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Menz, Zenz, Genz, Hanz, Henn, Renz, Henk, Herz, Henze, Enz

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Henz Family Origin

Where is the Henz family from?

Henz Family Occupations

What did your Henz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Car Reparier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Henz. A less common occupation for the Henz family was Carpenter. The most common Henz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Henz's were Farmers.

View Census data for Henz | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    32%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Car Reparier

    5%
  • Carpenter

    5%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Henz ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Henz Historical Records

What Henz family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Henz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Henz census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Henz

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Henz. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Henz. For the veterans among your Henz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Henz Life Expectancy

What is the average Henz lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2003, in the United States, Henz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Henz in 1960 was 61, and 85 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Henz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Henz ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Famous Henz Family

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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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